In July 2014 a homophobic remark was made by a sports commentator on Australia’s Channel 7 television network. The comment was about an AFL footballer. It showed that casual homophobia still exists in Australia. In response, Senator Penny Wong made a powerful speech (shown in the video above) in the Australian Senate on July 16, […]
Campus Pride, founded in 2001, works to develop student leaders, campus networks and future actions to create such positive change. Campus Pride serves LGBT and ally student leaders and campus organizations in the areas of leadership development, support programs and services to create safer, more inclusive LGBT-friendly colleges and universities. At the time this article was […]
Directed by: Hong Khaou. Produced by: Dominic Buchanan. Written by: Hong Khaou. Starring: Ben Whishaw, Cheng Pei-pei, Andrew Leung, Morven Christie, Naomi Christie, Peter Bowles. Cinematography: Urszula Pontikos. Production company: Film London Microwave BBC Films Skillset. Release date(s): January 16, 2014 (Sundance Film Festival). Country: United Kingdom. Language: English. Budget: £120,000. Duration: 91 minutes.
Saad, GLSEN Ambassador (2010-2011) explains why the Day of Silence is important. In 2014 the Day of Silence takes place Friday April 11.